Before contacting support, please see if the information here answers what you need to know. If you are an experienced user setting up a new computer, you can just refer to the “settings at a glance” below. Otherwise you can find the information by either:
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Use these settings to configure your dial-up networking, email and FTP software for connecting to GreenNet’s online services.
|User name||usually the name that appears before the @ symbol in your email address|
|Outgoing (SMTP) mail server||smtp.gn.apc.org|
|SMTP port||25 (or 2525, 587 or 465)|
|SMTP requires authentication||yes, plain|
|Incoming mail server||pop.gn.apc.org|
|Security settings||START/TLS if available|
|Recommended software||Mozilla Thunderbird|
|Profile||any name you would like to give to this connection|
|Host name/type||www.yourname.org (your website address beginning with www)|
|User name/ID||yourname (FTP user name)|
|Password||(the FTP password we sent you)|
|Recommended software||FileZilla or FireFTP|
|Settings at a glance||1||2014/09/04|
|Phone problem Weds 23 April||2014/08/26|
|Set up GreenNet email account on iPhone or iPad||2014/08/26|
|Automatically purge or expunge deleted messages in Apple Mail||2014/08/26|
|How to set up your GreenNet email on an Android phone||2014/08/26|
|Set up GreenNet account in Mac Mail||2014/08/26|
|GreenNet's PGP key||2014/08/26|
|Email rejected by Hotmail/MSN/Live/Outlook||2014/08/26|
|Planned maintenance 9/10 November||2014/08/26|
|Example of mailbox size alert||2014/08/26|
|Email hoax and 11 August service update||2014/08/26|
|Service update 7 August||2014/08/26|
|Service outage August||2||2014/08/26|
|How to change your GreenNet email password||2014/08/26|
|Maintenance work, Monday lunchtime||2014/08/26|
|Mail server outage, Sat 8 June 2013||2014/08/26|
|Filtering Spam with Thunderbird||1||2014/08/26|
|Moving emails from Outlook Express to Mac OS X||8||2014/08/22|
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